Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#33 - Tori Brown
2011-12 Softball
POS.
OF
B/T
R/R
HT.
5'4"
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Harrison, Ohio
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Harrison
Tori Brown

2012: Made 31 appearances during her junior campaign, including 21 starts in the outfield ... ended the year hitting .171 with 11 runs scored, seven RBIs and  two home runs ... hit round-trippers in back-to-back games Apr. 15 against Youngstown State and Apr. 18 at Notre Dame ... drove in a pair of runs in nightcap  win over Green Bay Mar. 31 ... drew two walks in series opener Apr. 14 versus Youngstown State ... named an NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete ... member of  Horizon League Academic Honor Roll both semesters.

2011: Made 39 appearances as a sophomore ... started 30 games, 25 of them in the outfield and five times as the designated hitter ... made nine pinch-hit appearances ... ended the year with a .209 batting average, while hitting three home runs and 13 RBIs ... scored 14 runs ... had three multi-hit games and had three games with multiple runs driven in ... went 2-for-3 and drove in a run against Western Illinois Feb. 12 ... hit a home run in back-to-back games at Stetson Feb. 26 and against Bethune-Cookman Feb. 27 ... went 3-for-3, drove in a run, and scored twice against Bethune-Cookman Feb. 27 ... scored two runs against North Dakota State Mar. 4 ... began a five-game hit streak with a 1-for-4 performance, including a three-run home run and a season-high four runs driven in at Northern Illinois Mar. 30 ... drove home two runs at Notre Dame May 3 ... named an NFCA Scholar Athlete ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll for the fall and spring semesters.

2010: Played in 50 games in her rookie year as a Crusader ... started on 38 occasions, including 34 times in the outfield ... also made two starts apiece at designated player and at shortstop ... came off the bench 12 times, eight times as a pinch-hitter, three times as a pinch-runner and once as a defensive replacement at shortstop ... hit .255 on the year with 16 runs scored and 19 RBIs ... tallied 13 extra-base hits and slugged at a .451 clip ... posted five multi-hit games and six games with multiple runs driven in ... debuted as a pinch-runner Feb. 13 at UNI ... made most of first plate appearances the next day against North Dakota, coming off the bench to go 2-for-2 with a run scored and an RBI ... registered a two-run double in first career start as designated player Feb. 28 against Indiana State ... hit pinch-hit two-run homer vs. Tennessee State Mar. 6 and also added double later in game ... connected for go-ahead two-run home run in fifth inning of eventual win at Marshall Mar. 9 ... drove in two runs with a double as pinch-hitter Mar. 11 at Kansas ... went 3-for-4, including two doubles, with season-high three runs scored and an RBI Apr. 2 in nightcap win at Detroit ... tallied pair of hits, including a double, Apr. 13 in opener against IUPUI ... also recorded two-hit game Apr. 27 at Wright State in nightcap ... connected for two-run triple the next day against the Raiders ... hit solo home run in opening-game victory over Green Bay May 13 at Horizon League Championship.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Wildcats … earned First Team All-Conference honors in each of her final two seasons … hit .345 with 18 RBIs as a senior … drove in 25 runs and hit .434 during junior year … set school single-season records as a junior for hits and doubles … earned Second Team All-Conference accolades as a sophomore … named team MVP in each of her final two seasons … played in All-State Underclassmen Tournament as a freshman … played ASA for the Central Ohio Stingrays … also earned two letters apiece in basketball and tennis … a Second Team All-Conference performer in both spots … a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Tori is the daughter of Tom and Carole Brown ... major is English with minors in coaching and Spanish ... has earned Presidential academic honors and been named to the Dean's List during her time at Valpo ... born May 3, 1991.

W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay